Ireland vs England: Due to rain in the match played between England and Ireland, Ireland won this match by 5 runs through Duckworth Lewis. This match between England and Ireland in Super-12 was played in Melbourne. However, this is not the first time that the England team has been beaten by Ireland in an ICC tournament. Earlier, 11 years ago, during the 2011 ODI World Cup, England had to face defeat by Ireland.
In 2011 World Cup also defeated England
Ireland’s team has defeated England’s team for the second time in an ICC event. Earlier, during the 2011 ODI World Cup, Ireland defeated England at M Chinnaswamy, Bangalore. In that match, England scored 327 runs for the loss of 8 wickets. The Ireland team, which came to chase, achieved this target in 49.1 overs due to Kevin O’Brien’s century. This was the first time that Ireland had defeated England.
Ireland beat England by 5 runs
Another upset has happened in the T20 World Cup 2022. Ireland defeated England in a Group-1 match. In this rain-affected match, Ireland was declared the winner by 5 runs by the Duckworth-Lewis rule. In this match, Irish captain Andy Balbirnie made a significant contribution to the team’s victory with a strong half-century. Apart from them, Josh Little bowled Jos Buttler and Alex Hales in his first two overs and made the match in favor of Ireland. Let us tell you that in this rain-interrupted match, Ireland bowled brilliantly and dismissed 5 England batsmen. After which the decision of this match went in favor of Ireland on the basis of Duckworth Lewis.